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WELCOME TO THE ANGLICAN DIOCESE OF CANBERRA AND GOULBURN

We are one of the 23 Dioceses of the Anglican Church of Australia. Our diocese is a partnership of churches in 60 ministry units, numerous associated agencies and schools, covering most of south-east New South Wales, the eastern Riverina and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). It stretches from Marulan in the north, from Batemans Bay to Eden on the south coast, across to Holbrook in the south-west, north to Wagga Wagga, Temora, Young and Goulburn.

TOP STORIES & ARTICLES

Kaleen lends a hand in Cooma after the fires

On Friday 21 February a team from St Simon's Kaleen-Giralang-Lawson went to a property near Numeralla in the Cooma Parish that had sheds, water tanks, electricity lines, vehicles...

A Gathering of Clergy Spouses

Bishop Mark and Monica Short were thrilled to host their fourth meal for clergy spouses on Saturday 29th February. Mothers’ Union were fantastic, supporting the event. Members of...

And the LORD sent a plague …

Prince George: Perhaps this disgusting fellow is some sort of blessing in disguise.Blackadder: If he is, it's a very good disguise. Prince George: After all, did the Lord not...

Meet the New Archdeacons

On Saturday 22 February two new Archdeacons for the Diocese were collated: The Reverend Rebecca Newland as Archdeacon for the Coast, Monaro and Alpine Regions; and The Reverend...

Responding to Change – Bishop Carol Writes

As I sit in my new office, looking out over the city of Canberra instead of the sparkling waters of the Wagonga Inlet, I have been reflecting on the impact of change in our...

Assistant Bishop Carol Wagner’s Consecration

“When God’s people fill a majestic cathedral to sing his praises, hear his word and pray, and share around his table, there is for me a very real sense of God's presence. A...

Defence Sunday at Charnwood and Hall

‘Defence Sunday’ is observed annually on the Sunday prior to Remembrance Day (11 November). Marking this day provides an opportunity for the church to  consider and pray for the...

Retirement of Des McGuire

On 24 November the Parish of Braidwood had a special service to thank the Reverend Des McGuire and Tania McGuire for their service to the Parish over the past seven years, as Des...

New Rector for Holbrook

Reverend Stephen Davis was commissioned as the new Rector of Holbrook on 17 November. Stephen originally studied at St Mark’s National Theological Centre in the 1990s. As a...

COMING EVENTS

Music Relief for Braidwood and Villages

It’s been a tough time for Braidwood and the villages of Mongarlowe, Charleys Forest, Majors Creek, Reidsdale, Araluen and out to Nerriga and Sassafras with severe bushfire...